2002 Music Journal

The Best of 2002:
1. Vienna Teng – Waking Hour A
2. Dixie Chicks – Home A
3. Sixpence None the Richer – Divine Discontent A-
4. Matchbox Twenty – More than You Think You Are A-
5. Nickel Creek – This Side B+
6. Jars of Clay – The Eleventh Hour B+
7. Jason Mraz – Waiting for My Rocket to Come B+
8. Pax217 – Engage B+
9. Dream Theater – Six Degrees of Inner Turbulence B+
10. The Normals – A Place Where You Belong B+

Honorable Mention:
11. Sara Groves – All Right Here B+
12. The Benjamin Gate – Contact B
13. Lifehouse – Stanley Climbfall B
14. Coldplay – A Rush of Blood to the Head B
15. Dave Matthews Band – Busted Stuff B
16. Joseph Arthur – Redemption’s Son B
17. Alanis Morissette – Under Rug Swept B
18. Doves – The Last Broadcast B
19. Maroon5 – Songs About Jane B
20. Newsboys – Thrive B-

The Rest:
Nichole Nordeman – Woven & Spun B-
Sigur Ros – ( ) B-
The Flaming Lips – Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots B-
Fernando Ortega – Storm B-
Norah Jones – Come Away with Me B-
Peter Gabriel – Up B-
Daily Planet – Hero B-
28. Blindside – Silence B-
…And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead – Source Tags & Codes B-
Wilco – Yankee Hotel Foxtrot B-
Grits – The Art of Translation B-
Phil Joel – Bring It On C+
Everyday Sunday – Stand Up C+
The Elms – Truth, Soul, Rock & Roll C+
Rachael Lampa – Kaleidoscope C+
Sanctus Real – Say It Loud C+
Jeff Deyo – Saturate C+
All Together Separate – Unusual C+
38th Parallel – Turn the Tides C+
David Crowder Band – Can You Hear Us? C+
Tree63 – The Life and Times of Absolute Truth C+
Boards of Canada – Geogaddi C+
Chevelle – Wonder What’s Next C+
John Reuben – Hindsight C+
Pearl Jam – Riot Act C+
Pillar – Fireproof C
Superchic[k] – Last One Picked C
Plus One – Obvious C
Salvador – Into Motion C
Denison Marrs – Then Is the New Now C
Bebo Norman – Myself When I Am Real C
Something Corporate – Leaving Through the Window C
Bleach – Again, for the First Time C
Joy Williams – By Surprise C
Margaret Becker, Maire Brennan & Joanne Hogg – In Christ Alone: Celtic Hymns C

Dishonorable Mention:
9. Delirious? – Touch C-
8. LaRue – Reaching C-
7. Rebecca St. James – worshipGOD C-
8. Jeremy Camp – Stay C-
5. Supertones – Hi-Fi Revival D+
4. Matthew – Everybody Down D+
3. Nine Days – So Happily Unsatisfied D
2. The Donnas – Spend the Night D-
1. Kutless – Kutless F

Compilations/EPs/Singles/Re-releases:
Iona – The River Flows A-
Linkin Park – Reanimation B-
Relient K/Veggietales – The Pirates Who Don’t Do Anything Single B-
U2 – The Best of 1990-2000 C+

Last Update: 12/21/12

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